Animal and Dairy Sciences / Animal Nutrition/ Animal Welfare

Programs offered lead to a MSc and PhD degrees. 

Animals of significance to food production are the major interest and research emphasis. Fields of study include animal welfare, breeding and genetics, animal nutrition, animal physiology, and growth and metabolism. Collaboration with other departments offer unique opportunities encompassing food, nutritional and veterinary science.

A combination of advanced course work and research projects allows students the opportunity to develop skills and the intellectual curiosity that may further qualify students for a leadership role within the animal industry or serve as prerequisites for doctoral studies. 

Institutions offering programs related to this topic:

University of Guelph (Agriculture)
Animal and Poultry Science

University of Saskatchewan (Agriculture)
Animal and Poultry Science

University of Saskatchewan (Veterinary)
Large Animal Clinical Sciences

Small Animal Clinical Sciences

University of Manitoba
Animal Science


University of British Columbia
Animal Science (M.Sc., Ph.D)

McGill University
Animal Science (M.Sc., M.Sc.(A), Ph.)

Entomology (M.Sc., Ph.D)

Wildlife Biology (M.Sc., Ph.D)